Team Management

David Dornian

Current Chair of Ski Mountaineering Competition Canada, National Team Manager, Race Referee, North American Representative to ISMF Management Council


  • Skiing location: Canadian Rockies, BC Interior
  • Profession: Retired Geophysicist, Event and Program Manager for the Alpine Club of Canada
  • Sports and Hobbies: Rock and Alpine Climbing, Ice Climbing, Cycling and of course Ski Mountaineering
  • Top Ski Mountaineering Experiences: Traverses and remote camps: Wapta, Saint Elias, Berner Oberland, Argentine, Selkirks, Purcells…


Brent Harris

Assistant Team Manager, ISMF Referee, Castle Skimo Race Director
  • Skiing location: Kananaskis country, 4 mountain parks, Elk Valley & Castle Crown. Recent move to east Kootenays & Kimberley.
  • Profession: Retired after 28.5 years at Veterans Affairs Canada
  • Sports & hobbies: my parents were marvellous outdoors role models introducing me to hiking, ski touring and canoeing. 20+ years camper/staff at Camp Chief Hector & 10+ years Wilderness based young offender treatment programs. Ski touring, white water raft guide, Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor, canoeing, cycling, DH skiing, mountaineering – pretty much anything done in the mountains.
  • Top ski mountaineering experiences: ACC & other hut trips, Assiniboine trips, Elk Valley trails & hut building volunteer, & the annual French/Haig/Roberson traverse in the spring.


Travis Schiller-Brown

National Team Head Coach
  • Skiing location: Calgary
  • Profession: Running and Ski Mountaineering Coach, Exercise Physiologist
  • Sports and Hobbies: Ultra Running, Backpacking
  • Top ski mountaineering experiences: Skiing the Wapta Traverse with other National Team Members, Columbia in a day with other team members Spring 2016, ISMF World Championships team member in 2015 and 2017



Steve Sellers

National Team Youth Coach
  • Skiing location: Canmore-Banff
  • Profession: SportFaith Chaplain Canadian Olympic Training Centre (CSI)
  • Sports and Hobbies: Skimo, Cross Country Skiing, Triathlons
  • Top ski mountaineering experiences: World Ski Mountaineering Championships 2011 and 2013, European Championships 2009